Rahuri Semen Station is one of the four semen stations under NDDB Dairy Services. With a set of highly skilled & well- experienced professionals, this station is committed to serving the nation by enhancing the quality of services provided to Indian Dairy Farmers.
The frozen semen produced in the station is marketed under the brand name “Superior Animal Genetics,” which is now the top-selling animal semen brand in the country. Rahuri Semen Station is on a continuous journey to raise the level of quality services provided and be an active contributor to the development of the Dairy sector in India.
Frozen Semen Production is a fast-growing arena and we are proud to say that Rahuri Semen Station plays a huge role in contributing to the growth of this industry in India. We aim to create a genetically superior generation of productive calves and will put our maximum efforts toward this purpose.
We adopt the latest technologies in Embryo transfer to assure an increase in the reproduction rate of all superior female dairy animals and to produce high milch yielders. Our experts are well-equipped in state-of- art procedures and update themselves regularly to be in the fore-front of new discoveries in the field.
We believe in cultivating quality fodder production and adding value to our services to the Dairy Industry. Organically produced fodder is an important key to producing healthy animals. We maintain environmental friendly practices in all aspects of fodder production.
With SAG Live, farmers will be able to get superior quality true to the breed female animals. Farmers can choose animal as per their requirement in terms of milk production and management practices. These certified disease-free females which can further be improved by use of “SAG” Branded Frozen Semen Doses.
We provide training with the hope that we can bring forth a generation of trained professionals who would be assets to the Animal Husbandry sector as well as the Dairy Industry. These trainings are conducted under reputed training centres of NDDB.
The Greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.- Mahatma Gandhi
Indigenous Cattle Research and Training Centre has started using IVF/Embryo Transfer Program in collaboration with Rahuri Semen Station,NDDB. Through this technology,it is planned to have 150 calves of indigenous Cattle breeds viz.Sahiwal,Gir,Tharparkar,Red Sindhi and Rathi on MpKV farms and at farmer's doorstep.This advanced technology application was launched on 28 October 21 by the Honorable Governor of Maharashtra State at RCDP on Cattle,MPKV,Rahuri. Uptill now, 4 Gir Calves and 3 Sahiwal Calves were born through this technology at University farms and farmer's door..Total 19 Recipient Cows were confirmed for pregnancy of Gir, Tharparkar and Sahiwal breed at farmer's door in Pune ,Ahmednagat and Satara district of Maharashtra. Embryo Transfer of Sahiwal breed in 12 Recipients was done recently in Baramati, Pune . The protocol of heat synchronisation required for ET is being initiated in 80 recipient cows in Solapur district of Maharashtra and Embryo Transfer will be done accordingly. The said technology is being implemented through NDDB,Rahuri and will help in the conservation of indigenous Cattle of high pedigree.- Indigenous Cattle Research and Training Centre, College of Agriculture,Pune